Smith+Nephew Case Study - Ripcord

Smith+Nephew Case Study

Achieving compliance with speed and ease

Smith+Nephew, a prominent global medical equipment manufacturer, faced a critical challenge in adapting to the new compliance process mandated by the EU which required manufacturers to input product data directly into their unique web forms. With over 500 products that needed to be recertified, Smith+Nephew was grappling with the digitization of product certification documents stored in physical binders, each containing a myriad of original design and testing data, diverse page layouts, and handwritten annotations.

Ripcord's tailored approach facilitated a seamless adaptation to the stringent and resource-intensive compliance process and empowered Smith+Nephew to navigate this complex undertaking with utmost ease.

Download the case study to learn how Ripcord's innovative solution helped Smith+Nephew achieve:

  • Rapid digitization of all 500 binders within an impressive timeframe of under 4 weeks.
  • Precision and usability through advanced Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology.
  • Streamlined and efficient recertification processes, ensuring a rapid transition to high-quality, ready-to-use digital content.
  • Preservation of the integrity of Smith+Nephew’s previous lab notebook structure.